Cryptic #24

Cryptic #24

Note: an earlier version of this crossword made use of a word which, unbeknownst to me at the time of writing, is considered a slur. I have updated this clue.

I’d like to apologise, especially to any and all people who were offended by this slur.

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Across
1 Perks of a haircut? (6,8)
10 Yearn for answer during the course (5)
11 Chap got drug-free remedy, cured big mammal (9)
12 Bowler took a stump home (7)
13 In the future, coach Clarkson briefly becomes part of a side (7)
14 Take apart Diana's fireplace (9)
16 Support for quiet spirit (5)
17 Pledges to give cereal to high school (5)
19 Iago, an oddball, gets massage in South America (9)
21 She goes dry - no spice (7)
23 Floor mean birds for the first half... (7)
24 ...period of a sport - dominate with seven top strikes (9)
25 Very slow excerpt from popular go-go song (5)
26 A movie that induces seizures? (5,9)
Down
2 Memory about gas in a vehicle with four equal sides (7)
3 Drinks in Southland, New Zealand (9)
4 F.K.A. Patrick - an immigrant (5)
5 Office product given 5-star rating, perhaps (9)
6 State, for example, "yes" to short point (5)
7 A port not impeded by freezing weather or drugs? (3-4)
8 Maybe half camper's tinfoil gets crumpled (6,8)
9 Dish mum threw out: turnover atop piggies? (6,8)
15 Good money paid for figurine - a king - on upturned urn (3,6)
16 Candy was seen dancing for children (9)
18 Beauty tucked in to fruit (7)
20 Sequel to a movie? Reportedly, it's free of charge (7)
22 Walk around English river (5)
23 Food to eat up? Thanks (5)

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